Local Top of Class honored at Jones College
Valedictorians and salutatorians from 45 schools participated in this
year’s celebration of the “Top of Class.” Jones College and WDAM-TV
host the annual Top of Class recognition program.
WDAM-TV news personalities Nick Lilja and Quametra Wilborn awarded
the area’s valedictorians and salutatorians with a certificate of
achievement. The group of 100 high school students was honored with a
day of entertainment, speakers and breakfast.
The WDAM-TV production crew videotaped the event to be featured
during WDAM-Sunrise at 5:58 a.m., beginning May 6, through June 14,
and on the WDAM-TV web page. WDAM-TV and Jones College are sponsors of
this event to honor the academic achievements of the Pine Belt’s top
The Prentiss Christian School valedictorian Layton Hudson and
Salutatorian Ginny Daughdrill participated in this year’s celebration.
Jones College recently hosted WDAM-TV’s annual Top of Class
recognition program. Jefferson Davis County High School valedictorian
Jakyria Booth and salutatorian Angel Magee, participated in this